HOME, Manchester’s new arts centre, has recorded over 1 million visits in its first year of operation.
Five major touring grants totalling £1.25 million have been awarded in the latest round of Arts Council England’s strategic touring programme.
Three of the four 2016 Turner Prize finalists are primarily sculptors, and the fourth is the first photographer to be shortlisted in a last quartet that once again has no painters vying for the £25,000. £5,000 goes to each of the runners-up.
Museums should be made easier for children from less wealthy backgrounds to enjoy, a new report from the charity Kids in Museums says, calling on a series of barriers to be broken down.
The Museums Association (MA) has called on the government and Arts Council England to do more to protect local authority run museums.